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Is it normal to have menstrual cramps during the early stages of pregnancy?

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Some cramping is normal most of the time due to the uterus stretching. If the cramping is accompanied by bleeding go to the emergency room or see a doctor immediately. Especially if you know for sure that you are pregnant.

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